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Wednesday 22 July 1998

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 22, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Madison Pettis and Charles Foster. In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya was in the top 5 hits. Tango, directed by Carlos Saura, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Titan by Ron Chernow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Any Day Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astra Super Stars or Gauntlet Legends.
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What the sky looked like on 22 July 1998

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Carlos Saura

Starring: Miguel Ángel Solá, Cecilia Narova, Mía Maestro, Juan Carlos Copes

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Directed by: Philippe Grandrieux

Starring: Marc Barbé, Elina Löwensohn, Géraldine Voillat, Coralie

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How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Directed by: Kevin Rodney Sullivan

Starring: Angela Bassett, Taye Diggs, Whoopi Goldberg, Regina King

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Telling You

Directed by: Rob DeFranco

Starring: Peter Facinelli, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Dash Mihok, Andy Berman

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The Negotiator

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, David Morse, Ron Rifkin

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Any Day Now

Directed by: Travis Fine

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Directed by: Sergio Castilla

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Get Real

Directed by: Simon Shore

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Directed by: Anurag Basu

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Sex and the City

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 July 1998 ?

  • Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
  • Pi Approximation Day
  • St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
  • St. Mineve
  • St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 22, 1998 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1998 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
  2. Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
  3. Make It Hot - Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha
  4. They Don't Know/Are U Still Down - Jon B
  5. Next - Too Close
  6. Usher - My Way
  7. Still Not A Player - Big Punisher Featuring Joe
  8. Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) - Pras Michel Feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard & Introducing Mya
  9. My All/Breakdown - Mariah Carey
  10. I Get Lonely - Janet Featuring BLACKstreet
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Yo Naci Para Amarte - Alejandro Fernandez
  2. Rezo - Carlos Ponce
  3. Se Me Rompe El Alma - Victor Manuelle
  4. Aliviame - Servando y Florentino
  5. Elvis Crespo - Suavemente
  6. Pepe Aguilar - Por Mujeres Como Tu
  7. Dime Que No - Ricardo Arjona
  8. Desde Que Te Amo - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
  9. Tu Oportunidad - Limite
  10. Sabor A Mi - Luis Miguel


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?


By: Ron Chernow

John D. Rockefeller, Sr.--history's first billionaire and the patriarch of America's most famous dynasty--is an icon whose true nature has eluded three generations of historians.

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Philistines At The Hedgerow

By: Steven Gaines

A quirky cast of eccentrics vies for a slice of the Hamptons--on land still inhabited by families that have farmed and fished the regions for generations.

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By: Sandra Brown

Carl Herbold is a cold-blooded psychopath who has just escaped the penitentiary where he was serving a life sentence. Bent on revenge, he's going back to where he began--Blewer County, Texas...Born

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The Gifts Of The Jews

By: Thomas Cahill

The author of the runaway bestseller How the Irish Saved Civilization has done it again. In The Gifts of the Jews Thomas Cahill takes us on another enchanting journey into history,

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Carmageddon II: Carpocalypse Now

Carmageddon II: Carpocalypse Now

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Vehicular combat, racing

Publisher: Sales Curve Interactive

Colony Wars: Vengeance

Colony Wars: Vengeance

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Space combat simulator

Publisher: Psygnosis

Gauntlet Legends

Gauntlet Legends

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Dreamcast

Genre: Hack and slash, dungeon crawl

Publisher: Atari Games Midway Games (home versions)

Duke Nukem: Time To Kill

Duke Nukem: Time To Kill

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: NA GT Interactive Software; EU Take-Two Interactive

Astra Super Stars

Astra Super Stars

Platform: Arcade Game, Sega Saturn

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Sunsoft

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Primary Colors

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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My Giant

Studio: Warner Home Video

Format: VHS release

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The Jackal

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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The Borrowers

Studio: PolyGram Video

Format: VHS release

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Can't Hardly Wait

Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: DVD release

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